However, as we head into the quieter travel months of September and October, there was cause for celebration in London on Friday, as industry leaders gathered at the Langham Hotel for the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2022 – the first time the event has been held. physical bond from 2019.
Skytrax, a UK-based airline and flight assessment and planning platform, conducted more than 14 million customer surveys in more than 100 countries between September 2021 and August 2022 to find out the The world’s favorite airline.
This year’s winner is no stranger to the podium. New Qatar Airways has won the top prize seven times since the awards were introduced in 1999. The Qatari flag carrier also picked up eight gongs on Friday, including best business class , the best business class seat and the best business class seat. Dinner. It is important to bring it back through hand luggage.
Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker praised his “amazing employees” for their “perseverance and drive” and said “winning these awards is The same year we celebrate our 25th anniversary is even better.”
Shortly after receiving the award, he told CNN Travel that the secret of the airline’s continued success is: “Reliable service, reliable products, constant attention to passengers and dedication from all involved in aviation.”
A regular on “best of” lists, Emirates is No.3 on Skytrax’s 2022 list.
Singapore Airlines, the world’s new number one. 2 as reported by Skytrax, it also won nine awards, including Best Cabin Staff, Best First Class, Best First Class Seat and Best First Class Catering.
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Emirates was the UAE’s flag carrier in third place, and was also awarded for Best Inflight Entertainment, Best Economy Class, Best Economy Class Catering and Best Premium Economy Class Seat.
Japan’s ANA (All Nippon Airways) came in at number 4 and was named the World’s Cleanest Airline: nothing was expected during the two years of Covid-19 that made people think more sell cleanliness and hygiene standards. It won four other awards, including Best Airport Services.
The Australian airline Qantas came in handy in a survey of 350 flights, conducted in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Japanese and Chinese.
Delta Air Lines is the leading airline in the US, winning six specific award categories, while Turkish Airlines is the top carrier in Europe, taking home four awards with best competition in Europe.
Albertine Murasira, a flight attendant for RwandAir, which won the best staff service in Africa, said the award encourages the carrier to raise standards.
Although it’s an award for “the best employees, this is a big win for us,” he told CNN. “It will encourage us to keep our passengers safe.”
Edward Plaisted, CEO of Skytrax, said that while the awards celebrate aviation excellence, the industry continues to face the pressure of Covid, staff shortages and fuel costs caused by the conflict in Ukraine.
“All in all, it’s not the happiest time in many ways,” he told the assembled audience.
The world’s top 20 airlines in 2022, according to Skytrax
1. Qatar Airways
2. Singapore Airlines
4. ANA (All Nippon Airways)
5. Qantas Airways
6. Hawaiian Airlines
7. Turkish Airlines
8. Air France
9. Korean Air
10. Swiss International Airlines
11. British Airways
12. Etihad Airways
13. China Southern Airlines
14. Hainan Airlines
16. Cathay Pacific
18. EVA Air
19. Virgin Atlantic
Qantas is Australia’s flag carrier and number 5 on this year’s list.
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The world’s first class airline: Singapore Airlines
The world’s best business class airline: Qatar Airways
The world’s largest airline: Virgin Atlantic
The best airline in the world: Emirates